Texas Sage

Salvia coccinea Scarlet

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Salvia coccinea
Also known as: Red Texas Sage, Scarlet Hummingbird Sage

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Product Description

Salvia coccinea
Also known as: Red Texas Sage, Scarlet Hummingbird Sage


A hardy annual or tender perennial, in warmer climates, this variety tends to act as an annual. The fluorescent red tubular flowers are concentrated in whorls surrounding a square stem. Prefers sandy to gravelly soil in full sun to partial shade. Very drought tolerant once established and likes sandy loam soil with weekly watering. Top dress with lime. A butterfly and hummingbird magnet!


Yearly Foliage: Tender Perennial (easily reseeds)


Hardiness Zone: 8-10


Light: Full sun to partial shade


Mature Growth: 2-4 feet high – 2-3 feet wide


Soil: Average, sandy loam, added lime helpful. Deep weekly during dry spells, drought tolerant once establish


Blooms: Summer to first frost


Wildlife: Nectar-insects, Nectar-butterflies, Nectar-bees, Hummingbirds


 

Additional Information

Size

1 Quart, 1 Gallon

WE ONLY SHIP to the following states due to agriculture restriction & quarantine rules.
AL, AK, CO, CT, DE, FL, GA, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, NE, NH, NJ, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VT, VA, WV & WI